“It must needs be, that there is an opposition in all things.” – 2 Nephi 2:11
“There is no infirmity, affliction, or adversity that Christ did not feel in Gethsemane.”
– Elder Rafael E. Pino
This Day in LDS History
1879: Emma Hale Smith, wife of the Prophet Joseph Smith and first president of the Nauvoo Female Relief Society, dies in Nauvoo, Illinois.
1986: Church membership is estimated to have arrived at six million members.
1993: Elder Thales Haskell Smith (a pediatrician) and Sister Charone Smith (a nurse), two of the first four missionaries to serve in a humanitarian capacity in Albania, visit with Mother Teresa, a native Albanian, at the Tirana Dystrophy Hospital.
Lauren is studying Journalism at Brigham Young University and considers the East Coast home. She has a passion for writing, photography, skiing, hiking, and traveling. She enjoys studying German and is married to her best friend.